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Vaal

 (väl)
A river rising in eastern South Africa and flowing about 1,210 km (750 mi) southwest to the Orange River.
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Vaal

(vɑːl)
n
(Placename) a river in South Africa, rising in the Drakensberg and flowing west to join the Orange River. Length: 1160 km (720 miles)
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Vaal

(vɑl)

n.
a river in the Republic of South Africa, flowing SW from the Transvaal to the Orange River. 700 mi. (1125 km) long.
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They returned to South Africa in 1965, when Lionel was appointed as a full-time specialist in maxillofacial surgery at Groote Schuur Hospital (GSH), thereby becoming the first maxillofacial and oral surgeon south of the Vaal River. In 1968 he joined Prof.
Securities and Exchange Commission, affirmed Berg Water Project's (BWP), Vaal River Eastern Sub-System Augmentation Project's (VRESAP), Mooi-Mgeni Transfer Scheme Phase 2's (MMTS-2), Komati Water Scheme Augmentation Project's (KWSAP) and Mokolo Crocodile Water Augmentation Project Phase 1's (MCWAP) National Long-Term Ratings at 'AA+(zaf)', with Stable Outlooks.
Synopsis: Transvaal is a geographic term associated with land north of the Vaal River in modern-day South Africa.
Lei my nie langs stille waters Lead me not near quiet waters waar die Vaalrivier in strome where the Vaal river in currents saggies vloei in skemerstond, gently flows at twilight's hour, waar deur digte en donker bome where through dense, dark trees nog verlaas hul skynsel blink.
Marcus adds: "The AfriForum Green Drop Project also revealed major infrastructure and management problems in Standerton regarding sewerage water polluting the Vaal River which flows into the Vaal Dam.
After crossing the Vaal River we stopped for fuel, biltong and homemade ginger beer at a small shop, then continued south to Winburg where we headed east.
In February 2009, Pistorius crashed a speed boat on South Africa's Vaal River and witnesses claimed he had been drinking.
Release date- 22102012 - AngloGold Ashanti has done its utmost over the past month to work towards a mutually agreeable solution to the unprotected strike at the company's Vaal River and West Wits operating units.
The business to be acquired owns Mine Waste Solutions, a recently commissioned tailings retreatment operation located in South Africa's Vaal River region and close to AngloGold Ashanti's own tailings facilities.
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